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Black Death
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Series: A Grant & Robyn Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,930. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Special Taskforce Agent, Grant Dalton is forced to partner with Private Eye, Robyn Kyser, pooling their talents and resources in an effort to take down the elusive terrorist, Alex Lambert, before he can unleash a biological weapon on the citizens of New Orleans using a new species of insect.
A Parallel Path
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,980. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
After losing his father, Dominic sets off from Avignon on a pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela, under the shadow of the Black Death. Running away from a traumatic experience in Paris, Nastasha unwittingly follows his footsteps. 1,500 km, barefoot. Though more than six centuries apart, they share more than the same path. More, in fact, than they may wish to find out..
The Death Cart
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
It's the 14th century. The Black Death has overtaken a small German town. Greeta, a talented young servant girl, finds a cache of manuscripts in a forest castle. But Greeta is in more danger than just the plague. A local priest, a conflicted monk and a disgraced knight help her uncover a mystery and translate the historical texts for clues to fight the plague. A trial leads to a chilling climax.
Over the Brink: Tales of Environmental Disaster
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,560. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The science fiction anthology, "Over the Brink: Tales of Environmental Disaster" comprises a tasty baker's dozen short stories about the possible consequences of fooling Mother Nature. These tales are sometimes heart-breaking, sometimes way out or hilarious, but always mind-expanding.
The Sister And The Daughter
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 99,240. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In the time of the Black Death, a small Roma family travel halfway around the world till they arrive at a cold muddy island in Northern Europe. Their journey, as always, is dogged by suspicion, danger and a new plague that is laying waste to the world.
The Plague Ship
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,650. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In the mid fourteenth century the only escape from the beseiged city of Caffa where plague dead are flung over the wall, is the last of twelve Genoese galleys. The captain, a cardinal, the daughter of a Jewish doctor are joined by a Byzantine lord. Rivalries and hatred travel with them throughout the Mediterranean. So too does the Black Death.
Good Sister, Bad Sister: Heart of the Staff
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Series: Heart of the Staff, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Minuet Dewin raised her half sister Leeuh. For many years, Minuet is Leeuh's champion. As time passes, Leeuh becomes awful at every turn. Whilst undoing her dangerous pranks, Minuet becomes the target of her hatred and jealousy. Suddenly Leeuh vanishes and returns years later, sweet as she always should have been. Should Minuet trust her, or will it be the very death of her?
Assassins - Ian Watson & Andy West
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Price: Free! Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Palabaristas Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A mysterious medieval poem leads young historian Abigail LeClaire to the Middle East. Also into love, deadly danger and the displeasure of US authorities as she puzzles over how the fanatical Assassin cult of long ago might be connected to modern terrorism. Back in the 12th century a Syrian doctor of genius becomes obsessed with understanding the plague we know as the Black Death, and taming it.
Tongue of Knowledge - Ian Watson & Andy West
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012 by Palabaristas Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Supported by Assassins, the Syrian doctor struggles long in Ethiopia to control plague and preserve it as a weapon. Abigail finds herself robbing medieval tombs in Provence and Spain, hunting for the doctor´s mystical waters of death and of life. Betrayed and almost killed, she and her journalist companion Paul are saved by an American agent, as a modern-day Assassin begins to infect the world.
Death Overflows - Ian Watson & Andy West
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 73,610. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012 by Palabaristas Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
The American agent has two masters and an alternate agenda. He isolates Abigail and Paul at a compound in Nebraska while plague begins to ravage a world unaware of their discoveries – until surprise rescue frees them to further risk their lives for deliverance. Can Abigail´s knowledge save several billion people from a ghastly death? For back in the 12th century, the Syrian doctor has succeeded.